The 57th Annual
Chesterton Art Fair will be held this weekend, August 1 and 2, from 10 a.m.
to 5 p.m., at Hawthorne Park in Porter.
90 artists will be
displaying their talents in a variety of mediums - including jewelry, clay,
glass, fiber, mixed media, painting and more.
Artists from all
over the country will be participating, representing 10 different states.
Many artists will
be demonstrating their methods either in their tents, or at a designated
Event parking is
free, with a $5 entry fee. A food booth, children's art tent, and
entertainment will be included in the weekend's festivities.
Proceeds from the
Chesterton Art Fair go to the Art Education Fund at the Chesterton Art
Center. Over 1,000 children participate in art classes each year, creating
projects and learning to appreciate and enjoy art in many forms.
The Chesterton Art
Center is located at 115 S. 4th St., Chesterton.
information, visit the website at